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African Libraries Collection
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12
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2,049
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1993
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1992
10
1991
11
1990
9
1989
21
1981
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Topics & Subjects
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Law reports, digests, etc
53
Travel
49
Missions
26
Reformed Church
24
Christianity
16
Afrikaans poetry
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transkei (south africa). native appeal court
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theal, george mccall, 1837-1919
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meaker, r
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cape of good hope (south africa). archives
11
joubert, w. a.
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g.m theal
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Afrikaans
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Dutch
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German
21
French
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du Plessis Africana Collection
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The Du Plessis collection was purchased for 3 000 pounds by the University of Pretoria in 1939 from the estate of Prof J du Plessis (1868-1935), a prominent theologian at the University of Stellenbosch. Prof du Plessis' collection of almost 4 000 volumes includes many precious Africana works. It was purchased by UP with a view to strengthening its Africana collection that had been officially established in 1932. Among the valuable Africana works in this collection are Du Plessis' own books...
Die Hervormer (1909-2015)
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Die Hervormer Afrikaans: Die Hervormer is die amptelike mondstuk van die Nederduitsch Hervormde Kerk van Afrika. Reeds in 1869 is besluit om so ’n koerant uit te gee, maar oorloë en ’n mislukte kerkvereniging het die projek telkens gestuit. Op 15 Mei 1909 verskyn De Hervormer Jaargang 1 Nr 1. Die fokus lê op kerknuus, teologiese en etiese artikels en kommentaar op nuusgebeure en aktuele sake. Lesersreaksie word aangemoedig. Sedert 2015 word die publikasie in harde kopie asook elektronies...
Literary Magazines
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213
ITEMS
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A collection of Literary Magazines from the University of Pretoria Library.
Tydskrif vir Letterkunde
collection
195
ITEMS
38,924
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A collection of Literary Magazines from the University of Pretoria Library.
Afrikaanse Woordelys en Spelreëls
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8
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Afrikaanse Woordelys en Spelreëls.
Gedenkbundels
collection
150
ITEMS
15,019
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A collection from the University of Pretoria Library.
University of Pretoria Library Services
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Topics: Afrikaans language, English language, Medical care, Medical care, Medicine, Afrikaans language,...
Tydskrif vir Hedendaagse Romeins-Hollandse Reg
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33
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A collection of resources from University of Pretoria Library Services.
Afrikaanse Woordelys en Spelreëls
by Malherbe, Daniel François, 1881-1969; Smith, Johannes J. (Johannes Jacobus), 1883-1949; Bosman, D. B. (Daniël Brink), 1888-1960; Suid-Afrikaanse Akademie vir Wetenskap en Kuns
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Topics: Afrikaans language, Afrikaans language, Afrikaans language, Afrikaans language
Native Appeal Court Cases
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98
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Native Appeal Court Cases
Afrikaanse Woordelys en Spelreëls
by Suid-Afrikaanse Akademie vir Wetenskap en Kuns. Spellingkommissie; Boshoff, S. P. E. (Stephanus Petrus Erasmus), 1891-1973
texts
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Topics: Afrikaans language, Afrikaans language, Afrikaans language, Afrikaans language
du Plessis Africana Collection
by E. G. Malherbe; Malherbe, E. G. (Ernst Gideon), 1895-
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Includes bibliographical references and index
Topic: Education
Afrikaanse Woordelys en Spelreëls
by Suid-Afrikaanse Akademie vir Wetenskap en Kuns
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Topic: Afrikaans orthography and spelling
du Plessis Africana Collection
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du Plessis Africana Collection
by Malherbe, Daniel François, 1881-1969; Smith, Johannes J. (Johannes Jacobus), 1883-1949; Bosman, D. B. (Daniël Brink), 1888-1960; Suid-Afrikaanse Akademie vir Wetenskap en Kuns
texts
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Topics: Afrikaans language, Afrikaans language, Afrikaans language, Afrikaans language
Afrikaanse Woordelys en Spelreëls
by Boshoff, S. P. E. (Stephanus Petrus Erasmus), 1891-1973
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du Plessis Africana Collection
by Murray, William Hoppe, 1866-1947; Napier, R. H; Ndombe, Che; National Bible Society of Scotland; British and Foreign Bible Society; Union Nyanja Translation Committee; Dutch Reformed Church Mission; Church of Scotland Mission
texts
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The first Bible in chiChewa
Topic: Nyanja language
du Plessis Africana Collection
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Includes bibliographies and index
Topic: Ashanti (African people)
Ensovoort
collection
15
ITEMS
1,907
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A collection of Literary Magazines from the University of Pretoria Library.
Topics: Bible, Polyglot texts, selections, quotations, etc, Printing
du Plessis Africana Collection
by De Villiers, C. C. (Christoffel Coetzee), 1850-1887; Theal, George McCall, 1837-1919
texts
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Edited by George McCall Theal
du Plessis Africana Collection
by Rogers, Woodes, d. 1732
texts
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"First published in 1712, reprinted in The seafarers' library, 1928."
Topics: Selkirk, Alexander, 1676-1721, Voyages around the world, Privateering
Paged continuously
Topics: African languages, Natural history, Ethnology
du Plessis Africana Collection
by Du Plessis, J. (Johannes), 1868-1935
texts
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Bibliography: p. 466-479
Topic: Missions
du Plessis Africana Collection
by G.M Theal; Theal, George McCall, 1837-1919
texts
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Spine title: History of South Africa since 1795
du Plessis Africana Collection
by Cpt C. H. Stigand
texts
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du Plessis Africana Collection
by Mesnage, Joseph, 1859-1922; Toulotte, Anatole, 1852-1907
texts
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du Plessis Africana Collection
by Gie, S. F. N. (Stefanus François Naudé), 1884-1945
texts
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du Plessis Africana Collection
by G.M Theal; Theal, George McCall, 1837-1919
texts
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Spine title: History and ethnography of South Africa before 1795
du Plessis Africana Collection
by Murray, William Hoppe, 1866-1947; Napier, R. H; Ndombe, Che; National Bible Society of Scotland; British and Foreign Bible Society; Union Nyanja Translation Committee; Dutch Reformed Church Mission; Church of Scotland Mission
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The first Bible in chiChewa
Topics: Nyanja language, Nyanja language
Part 2 has special t.p.: Thesaurus geographicus: or, The compleat geographer. Part the second. Being the chorography, topography, and history of Asia, Africa, and America. Faithfully extracted from the best modern travellers, and most esteem'd historians, and illustrated with maps ... by Herman Moll. 4th ed., much amended. London, 1722
Topic: Geography
Afrikaanse Woordelys en Spelreëls
by Suid-Afrikaanse Akademie vir Wetenskap en Kuns. Taalkommissie
texts
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Afrikaanse Woordelys en Spelreëls
by Suid-Afrikaanse Akademie vir Wetenskap en Kuns
texts
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Topic: Afrikaans orthography and spelling
du Plessis Africana Collection
by De Villiers, C. C. (Christoffel Coetzee), 1850-1887; Theal, George McCall, 1837-1919
texts
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Edited by George McCall Theal
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A collection of materials of the Onderstepoort Report of Veterinary Services and Animal Industry.
du Plessis Africana Collection
by E. A. Walker; Walker, Eric A. (Eric Anderson), 1886-
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"Select bibliography of books to which references are given in the text": p. [601]-607
"Published in 1893 under the title of 'A classified digest' of the Society's records ... After passing through seven editions the book has been carefully revised and nearly 500 pages added"--Pref. p. xii-xiii
Topics: Society for the Propagation of the Gospel in Foreign Parts (Great Britain), Church of England,...
du Plessis Africana Collection
by A. Eliot; Elliott, Arthur, 1870-1938; Morrison, W. R., compiler
texts
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Topic: Photography
275 pages, [8] leaves of plates : 24 cm
Topics: Matiwane, Tribes -- Africa, Ethnology -- Africa
du Plessis Africana Collection
by Hetherwick, Alexander, 1860-1939
texts
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Topic: Nyanja language
du Plessis Africana Collection
by Hayford, J. E. Casely (Joseph Ephraim Casely), 1866-1930
texts
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Topics: Race relations, Race relations
Afrikaanse Woordelys en Spelreëls
by Le Roux, T. H. (Thomas Hugo), 1883-1970; Malherbe, Daniel François, 1881-1969; Smith, Johannes J. (Johannes Jacobus), 1883-1949; Suid-Afrikaanse Akademie vir Wetenskap en Kuns
texts
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Second impr. printed by: De Nationale Pers
Topics: Afrikaans language, Afrikaans language
du Plessis Africana Collection
by S. Mendelssohn; Mendelssohn, Sidney, d. 1917; Colvin, Ian Duncan, 1877-1938
texts
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Vol. I. - LXXII, 1008 p. - Vol. II. - 1139 p
du Plessis Africana Collection
by De Villiers, C. C. (Christoffel Coetzee), 1850-1887; Theal, George McCall, 1837-1919
texts
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Edited by George McCall Theal
Includes bibliographical references
Topics: English language, Dutch language, Afrikaans language, Afrikaans languages
du Plessis Africana Collection
by G.M Theal; Theal, George McCall, 1837-1919
texts
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Spine title: History of South Africa since 1795
du Plessis Africana Collection
by Pilkington, George Lawrence, 1865-1897
texts
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Topic: Ganda language
du Plessis Africana Collection
by D. C. F. Moodie; Moodie, D. C. F. (Duncan Campbell Francis), 1838-1891
texts
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Spine Title: History of the battles in Southern Africa
Topic: Zulu War, 1879
Topics: Afrikaans poetry, Afrikaans poetry
Paged continuously
Topics: African languages, Natural history, Ethnology
du Plessis Africana Collection
by Junod, Henri Alexandre, 1863-1934
texts
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Translation of Grammaire ronga
Topic: Tsonga language
In three parts
Topic: Voyages and travels
du Plessis Africana Collection
by Rattray, R. S. (Robert Sutherland), 1881-1938; Hetherwick, Alexander, b. 1860
texts
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Topics: Folklore, Nyanja language
du Plessis Africana Collection
texts
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du Plessis Africana Collection
texts
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Supplement published 1937 under title: Totemica
Topics: Totemism, Endogamy and exogamy
du Plessis Africana Collection
texts
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du Plessis Africana Collection
by S. Mendelssohn; Mendelssohn, Sidney, d. 1917; Colvin, Ian Duncan, 1877-1938
texts
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Vol. I. - LXXII, 1008 p. - Vol. II. - 1139 p
du Plessis Africana Collection
texts
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I.Geographical, descriptive and historical. -II.Routes
Topic: Nyanja language
du Plessis Africana Collection
by Lugard, Frederick John Dealtry, Baron, 1858-1945
texts
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du Plessis Africana Collection
by A Wilmot; Wilmot, Alexander, 1836-1924; Chase, John Centlivres, 1806-1876
texts
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Running title: History of the Cape Colony
Topic: Indigenous peoples
du Plessis Africana Collection
by Hanno; Schoff, Wilfred H. (Wilfred Harvey), 1874-1932, tr
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"Bibliography of the Periplus of Hanno": p. 30-31
du Plessis Africana Collection
by Jayne, K. G. (Kingsley Garland)
texts
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"First published in 1910"-- t.p. verso
Topics: Gama, Vasco da, 1469-1524, Discoveries in geography
du Plessis Africana Collection
by N. Hofmeyer; Hofmeyr, N. (Nicolaas), 1860-1932; Du Plessis, Johannes
texts
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du Plessis Africana Collection
by G.M Theal; Theal, George McCall, 1837-1919
texts
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Spine title: History of South Africa since 1795
du Plessis Africana Collection
by G. Mackeurtan; Mackeurtan, Harold Graham, 1884-
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"Table of authorities": p. 331-333
Topics: Chaka, Zulu Chief, 1787-1828, Zulu (African people)
Afrikaanse Woordelys en Spelreëls
by Roux, T. H. le; Malherbe, D. F., joint author; Smith, Johannes J., joint author
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du Plessis Africana Collection
by Tavernier, Jean-Baptiste, 1605-1689; Ball, V. (Valentine), 1843-1895; Tavernier, Jean-Baptiste, 1605-1689. Six voyages de Jean-Baptiste Tavernier. pt. 2. English
texts
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Translation of pt. 2 of the author's Les six voyages, which was originally published at Paris, 1676
du Plessis Africana Collection
by G.M Theal; Theal, George McCall, 1837-1919
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Spine title: History of South Africa since 1795
Tydskrif vir Letterkunde
texts
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du Plessis Africana Collection
texts
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Topics: Lingala language, Lingala language, English language
du Plessis Africana Collection
by Schillings, C. G. (Carl Georg), 1865-1921
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"With over 300 photographic studies direct from the author's negatives, taken by day and night; and other illustrations."
Topics: Natural history, Hunting, Nature photography
du Plessis Africana Collection
by Ritchie, W; Kent, T. P
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Includes index
Topics: University of Cape Town, University of Cape Town